Workshops

QSWFA runs a series of workshops in many different arts and crafts. Our workshops are listed on our facebook page and tickets are sold through Eventbrite.

A generous discount for our workshops is offered to QSWFA Members.

If a workshop that you want isn’t listed here, ask us, check back regularly, or become a member and check our newsletter ‘Clippings’ each month.

Our workshops need a minimum of four participants to proceed otherwise they will be cancelled 48 hours before. So grab some friends and book now!


  • Image transfer workshop
    July 1, 2019
    10:00 am12:00 pm


  • plastic free July
    July 14, 2019
    12:00 am11:59 pm


  • DIY Bees Wax Wraps supported by Brisbane City Council as part of the Plastic Free July program of events.
    July 14, 2019
    10:00 am12:00 pm

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/diy-bees-wax-wraps-supported-by-brisbane-city-council-as-part-of-the-plastic-free-july-program-of-tickets-62193141360


  • Bees wax bread bags supported by Brisbane City Council as part of the Plastic Free July program of events.
    July 14, 2019
    2:00 pm4:00 pm

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/bees-wax-bread-bags-supported-by-brisbane-city-council-as-part-of-the-plastic-free-july-program-of-tickets-62193191510


  • Refashioning natural-fibre clothes with Jane Milburn
    July 21, 2019
    10:00 am4:30 pm

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/refashioning-natural-fibre-clothes-with-jane-milburn-tickets-58983995719


  • Weaving on a Rigid Heddle Loom with Alleyne
    July 27, 2019
    10:00 am4:00 pm

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/weaving-on-a-rigid-heddle-loom-with-alleyne-tickets-58353587150


  • Make a twined & coiled basket from recycled paper with Mary Elizabeth Barron
    July 28, 2019
    10:00 am4:00 pm

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/make-a-twined-coiled-basket-from-recycled-paper-with-mary-elizabeth-barron-tickets-58367841786


  • Shadow Trapunto with Victoria Calvert
    August 11, 2019
    10:00 am4:00 pm

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/shadow-trapunto-with-victoria-calvert-tickets-59093161236


  • Learn to design and make your own knitting patterns with Alleyne
    August 24, 2019
    10:00 am4:00 pm

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/learn-to-design-and-make-your-own-knitting-patterns-with-alleyne-tickets-58365895966


  • Make a Natural Fibre Basket with Mary Elizabeth Barron
    August 25, 2019
    10:00 am4:00 pm

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/make-a-natural-fibre-basket-with-mary-elizabeth-barron-tickets-58415288701


  • Beginning spinning
    September 8, 2019
    8:00 am9:00 am


  • Shibori and Indigo
    September 15, 2019
    12:00 am11:59 pm


  • Screen Printing on fabric or T-shirts with Alleyne
    September 22, 2019
    10:00 am4:00 pm

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/screen-printing-on-fabric-or-t-shirts-with-alleyne-tickets-58365475709


  • Eco Dye Silk & Wool with Natalie Billing
    September 28, 2019
    10:00 am4:00 pm

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/eco-dye-silk-wool-with-natalie-billing-tickets-56084829234


  • Brisbane Square Library public demonstration
    September 28, 2019
    11:00 am2:00 pm

    4 demonstrators spinning & weaving


  • Eco Dye Silk & Wool with Natalie Billing
    September 28, 2019
    10:00 am4:00 pm

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/eco-dye-silk-wool-with-natalie-billing-tickets-56084829234


  • Weaving Texture on a Rigid Heddle Loom with Karen Alpert
    October 13, 2019
    9:30 am3:30 pm

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/weaving-texture-on-a-rigid-heddle-loom-with-karen-alpert-tickets-58347724615


  • Morning tea with the masters
    October 20, 2019
    12:00 am11:59 pm


  • Novelty yarn
    November 10, 2019
    9:30 am10:30 am